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I want to remove a closet header on two jacks studs, it is

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I want to remove a closet header on two jacks studs, it is 36 inches wide and the hallway header siting on the same post 3 2x4 that is four feet wide and replace it with one header. so we ha stud, jack, 2x8 sandwiched header on a jack, stud , jack jack carrying the 4 foot header to jack jack
JA: OK. Is there anything else the structural engineer should be aware of?
Customer: the floor framing shifts so the width of the loaded area is 8 feet ,Two story house
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 3 months ago.
Hello
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 3 months ago.
I can help
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 3 months ago.
you want to turn a 3 foot opening in a 4 foot opening into a single 8 foot opening? What is the joist length on each side of this wall? Is it supporting one floor and the attic? Will support any ceramic tile?

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